Reports Report 5223f (Event 5223-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5223-2019
Observer
NameMiles M
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThe X-37B Air Force spaceplane re-entered the atmosphere that night, I also saw a similar event about 2 hours earlier moving in the same direction, fragmentation present, slightly dimmer
Location
AddressOrange City, FL
Latitude28° 58' 5.29'' N (28.97°)
Longitude 81° 17' 15.85'' W (-81.29°)
Elevation6.13m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-10-27 01:17 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-10-27 05:17 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle196°
Moving
Facing azimuth80.29°
First azimuth65.41°
First elevation71°
Last azimuth79.35°
Last elevation37°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorOrange, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksA whoosh
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length30°
RemarksSmoke, dissipated quickly
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-